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Old 10-24-2012, 12:52 AM
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Im getting 285/70/17 kelly safari tsr tires and 17" 8.5 with 1mm offset, will these stick out anymore than stock? And should I go out and get a wheel alingment once there on? Thanks in advance

And that about TPM sensors? what do I do about these?
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I don't think they'll stick out too far, but for sure they'll fill the fender out well.
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So if my research is accurate the stock 17x8.5" wheels have a 0 offset. So therefore your new wheels will stick out 1mm from where the stock wheels sit.... basically they will sit the same as stock. If you want them to stick out a bit go with a wider wheel, a lower offset wheel, or both.
TPMS should transfer over to the new wheels and an alignment is only required if you need an alignment currently.
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what about if I go with 33" 12.5 wide? Will they stick out more? only downside i heard is the 12.5 wide are like big paddles in the winter
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i had 35/12.5s for a few winters and they were jus fine to me.
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would I be able to fit 315/70/17 in there? I got a 2.5" leveling kit.

Im running fuel hostage 17x8.5 rims with 1mm offset
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I have a buddy (08 1500) here in south dakota that put the same size leveling kit on, and Cooper zeons, basically 33/12.5s on the stock 20s, and they had no issues.
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You should have went with a wider rim if you want to go that wide on the tire. JMO
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You should have went with a wider rim if you want to go that wide on the tire. JMO
i would have to agree when running a 12.5" tire between a 9"-10" wide wheel is recommended this prevents to much sidewall bubble, when running a 13.5" tire 10" to 12" wide wheels are recommended.
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i have 315/70 17's on 17X9 rims with 2mm offset, on my 11.everything clears perfect and no issues, its the same as a 35X12.5
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